Described by several army officers as one of the most disciplined commanders the force had ever had, General Aronda Nyakairima died on. It is almost a year since Gen Nyakairima died on September 12, in Dubai, aboard Emirates airlines. Aronda, then serving as Internal. Born in July in Buyanja, Rukungiri District, Aronda Nyakairima attended Nyakaina Primary School in Rukungiri and later Rubirizi.

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Turning to discipline in the army, Museveni criticised the UPDF leadership for tolerating army officers who disseminate dissenting views in the wrong forum. Incensed by a line in a heavy tribute coined by the Democratic Party president, Norbert Mao, that Gen.

Minister Aronda Nyakairima dead

Until then, Nyakairima had been praised for many arronda in his year reign, including transformation of the UPDF into one of the most respected armies in the Great Lakes region. At the time of his death, Aronda was the Internal Affairs Minister but he had also served as the Chief of Defence Forces jyakairima ten years from to Retrieved from ” https: Home Featured Stories Remembering Gen.

Trump not building a ‘wall’ 31 Dec Burundi told to cut force in Somalia under African pullback 31 Dec Archived from the original on 14 May Katumba By David Lumu. Nywkairima Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence in the country, Brig.

It did not, therefore, come as a surprise to army officers who attended, including our sources for this information, when the commander-in-chief announced a major army reshuffles the next day.

Museveni also questioned the planning, as well as some of the tactics and strategies used by commanders in Somalia. Clean as a whistle, Gen. The president was, however, persuaded by the two officers who argued that the deployment would, in addition, yield some money for the soldiers involved. He also taught us that success without a successor is not good enough. We were all mentored by Aronda. I am also from a humble beginning. Local Africa World Education. I want to clear that.


By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Chief of Defence Forces of Uganda — Lack of inspection then nurtures corruption. Retrieved 12 September Aronda Nyakairima 7 July — 12 September was a Ugandan army officer who served in the cabinet of Uganda as minister of internal affairs from until his death on 11 September Augustus Nuwagaba, who was the guest speaker at the memorial lecture, said Aronda was one of the most humble people he has ever met.

Museveni also suggested a salary loan whereby soldiering parents access loans to be repaid using deductions from their salaries. Kindly provide your details to receive the Newvision Newsletter. If we fail to build on this rock, we shall have let down Gen. Stop pushing my Tanga rift under the carpet, Lumumba tells Museveni.

Aronda Never Wanted To Retire—Gen. Katumba

In OctoberNyakairima was inducted into the International Hall of Fame at the Lewis and Clark Centre at Fort Leavenworth for attaining the highest position in the military of his country. The US ambassador to Uganda Scott De Lisi mourned Aronda saying he was a dedicated serviceman, whom he shared many meals and cups of coffee with.

Katumba Wamala has revealed that the former minister of Internal Affairs never wanted to retire. Archived from the original on 26 June Infobox person using alma mater Articles with hCards All articles with dead external links Articles with dead external links from October Articles with permanently dead external links. Govt spends sh99b on rent every year – minister Nyskairima page was last edited on 31 August arohda, at After the NRA captured power, he worked as an intelligence officer in the Ugandan military.


Minister Aronda Nyakairima dead

He would speak his mind and truth to power. Aronda neither drunk alcohol nor smoked.


Charles Bakahumura said Aronda mentored many of the young officers in the rank and file of UPDF, revealing that he would speak truth to power no matter the circumstances. Nyakairima was married to Linda Kahooza with whom he had two children. He vowed to radically review the Somalia mission to make it more efficient and avoid tactical blunders.

Print A Arondw A. Aronda, Amama Mbabazi former Prime Minister has never been a serving army officer. He was then transferred to the Presidential Protection Unit as an intelligence officer zronda where he served as the commanding officer of the Armored Brigade.

It is criminal to fail to serve faithfully our reliable infantry with what they are entitled to, for example food, clothes, and mosquito nets. Without such support, Museveni argued, army officers would become indebted and others would turn to corruption to provide for their families.

He later attended a course in strategic studies at Fort Leavenworth in the United States. Nasty C lives up to the event pre hype. Museveni also cited the tendency for officers not to use appropriate fora to voice nywkairima opinions, and poor planning, which he in fact blamed for the crashing of three Somalia-bound helicopter gunships in nyakaigima Mt Kenya ranges in August that caused the death of seven officers.

From a humble beginning, he nyakairimw able to become a General and Minister. Ankunda in a phone interview said that the army had resolved to send a team of pathologists to carry out an independent post mortem on the body.

From there, he served as the commanding officer of the Armored Brigade before nyakaairima appointment as commander of the UPDF in